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Tape loading mechanism initialisation error [NV-GS11eg]

Hi, the problem is in the tape loading mechanism so when I put the camcorder "ON" the tape try to eject even the door closed, and the message "press reset button" appear and if I open it then put "on" it will eject and load infinitely even no tape in. the only way to operate the cam is to insert a tape, close the door, let it try to eject (with the door closed), so when the message "press reset button" appear I press reset then record few seconds and the camcord is ready for the session, but the problem reappear after power off-on but this is just a trick I have discovered. so how to fix this problem, at seems the camcorder did not recognise if a tape is in or not thanks

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  • Anonymous Apr 17, 2008

    Hi,

    If you have solved this error please inform mee, couse I have got the same problem.

  • amiram40 Apr 29, 2008

    I was looking at the web and it seems that this reset problem is very common.

    "Press the reset" problem

    "tape does not eject"



    they claim that the source of the problem is the main board.

    I am giving up and about to buy a new one, NOT Panasonic!!!

  • Anonymous Jan 18, 2009

    same here but no more garantiee!!!!
    can't even view the tape!! great service :(

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